BPS Update

As at the start of February 2016, many farmers will not have received their 2015 BPS payments.  The RPA is under increasing pressure to make these payments and we hope that the majority will be made in the next few weeks. The 2016 BPS year is underway and the RPA are already...
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Development land.

Across the Northwest/West Mids/North Wales region we have seen a general slowing in the value of residential development land over the last 12 months as more sites come to the market and house builders satisfy their short term land bank requirements.  There will always be...
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Is the heat finally coming out of the UK land market ?

After more than a decade of steady growth, the latter part of 2015 saw a slight reduction in the price of UK farmland in some of the most valuable areas of the country.  Whilst this is unlikely to be the bursting of a UK wide bubble, 2016 is certainly likely to see exceptions to...
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